Friday, April 29, 2016

Fly FM




Fly FM 89.7 began broadcasting from Sparta, Greece in 1991.  They air a mix of Greek and international pop music as well as providing a news service.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Radio Freequenns


100.8 FM Radio Freequenns is a non-commercial, "free radio" station headquartered in Liezen, Austria.  They began broadcasting in April, 1999.

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

WWBR

"102.7 The Bear" was a Rock station in Detroit, Michigan circa the mid-to-late 1990s.  Musician/hunter Ted Nugent was the morning man on WWBR and hosted the show from his barn.  "The Bear" eventually evolved into a Classic Rock station and in 1999 flipped to Adult Contemporary as "Kiss 102.7" WDMK.  WWBR was licensed to Mount Clemens, MI.

Monday, April 25, 2016

WNUE

WNUE is a full-time Tropical/Salsa station in Orlando, Florida. 

From 2010 to 2012, WNUE carried a Spanish Adult Hits format as "Mega 98.1".  At that time they were licensed to Titusville, FL and are currently licensed to Deltona, FL.

Sunday, April 24, 2016

WKSW


WKSW was a Country station licensed to Urbana, Ohio from 1987 until 2011.

WGCU WMKO

90.1 FM WGCU airs a mix of NPR programming and Jazz music in Fort Myers, Florida.  They are owned by (W) Florida Gulf Coast University.  91.7 FM WMKO, a 6900-watt repeater station licensed to Marco Island, FL signed on in 1999.

Saturday, April 23, 2016

WBTT

"Hit Radio B97" WBTT was a short-lived Top-40 station in Milwaukee, Wisconsin circa 1984/85.

Friday, April 22, 2016

KUNR

88.7 FM KUNR broadcasts from The (K) University of Nevada, Reno.  Their system of 15 translator stations covers more than 100,000 square miles in Nevada and California.

Thursday, April 21, 2016

KRAK AM & FM

 1140 AM KRAK was a long-time Country station in Sacramento, California.

Sacramento's KRAK FM was a Country outlet from 1994 until 1998.  98.5 FM is currently a Rock station KRXQ

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

KIOL

KIOL "Rock 103.7" broadcast in Houston, Texas from 2005 to 2007.

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

KCBS

KCBS in Los Angeles, California was branded as "Arrow 93 FM" from 1993 to 2005.  They carried a Classic Hits format which took them from 18th to 3rd place in the Arbitron listener ratings by the end of their first year.  More KCBS stickers can be seen here.



Sunday, April 17, 2016

CFFM


CFFM "The Max" was an Adult Contemporary station licesned to Williams Lake, British Columbia with repeaters in 100 Mile House and Quesnal, BC

Saturday, April 16, 2016

KSLX


100.7 FM KSLX is a Classic Rock station licensed to Scottsdale, Arizona near Phoenix.



Friday, April 15, 2016

Surfs


WSFM "Surf 98.3" was an Alternative Rock station in Wilmington, North Carolina from 2004 until 2011.
WSFM was originally located at 107.5 FM.

WXLS "Surf 107.1 FM" was a Light Rock station licensed to Gulfport, Mississippi.


"104.9 The Surf" WLHH (We Love Hilton Head) is a Classic Hits station licensed to Ridgeland, South Carolina.

Thursday, April 14, 2016

WQAQ





98.1 FM WQAQ is the student-run station at Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Connecticut.

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Südfunk 1

German radio stickers can sometimes be difficult to figure out.  Take this decal for example:  I think "Südfunk 1" was a 1980s-era radio program heard on a station (also called Südfunk) which was formerly called Süddeutsche Rundfunk which merged with Südwestfunk to form Südwestrundfunk....or something.  The RFW logo at the bottom of the sticker stands for Rundfunkwerbung which is/was.....uh, who the hell knows.  The station was originally based in Stuttgart, Germany and later moved to Mannheim.  If you have any additional information/clarification, leave a comment.

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

5EBI


103.1 FM 5EBI (5 Ethnic Broadcasters Incorporated) is a multicultural radio station airing world news, international music and current affairs from Adelaide, Australia.  They officially went on the air in February, 1980.

Monday, April 11, 2016

WTOE

1470 AM WTOE is a 60s, 70s and 80s Oldies station licensed to Spruce Pine in the Blue Ridge Mountains of western North Carolina.  The call letters refer to the North Toe River which runs through the area.

Sunday, April 10, 2016

WMSV

91.1 FM WMSV is a non-commercial, community station run by students at Mississippi State University in Starkville, MS.  They broadcast an Adult Album Alternative format along with Jazz and Blues on Sundays.

Saturday, April 9, 2016

WJPZ



"Z89" is a student-run Top-40 station at Syracuse University in Syracuse, New York.  WJPZ went on the air as a carrier-current AM station in the 1970s before moving to 89.1 FM in 1985.  Syracuse is known as one of the best broadcasting schools in the country, graduating such notables as Marv Albert, Dick Clark, Bob Costas and WHTZ's Elvis Duran.  WJPZ maintains an extremely organized alumni association which meets on a yearly basis.

Friday, April 8, 2016

WEOS



WEOS (W Echo Of the Seneca) is a public radio station owned by Hobart & William Smith Colleges in Geneva, New York.  They went on the air in 1971 at 89.7 FM and moved to 89.5 FM in 2014.  WEOS, along with a translator station at 90.3 FM, are now branded as "Finger Lakes Public Radio".

Thursday, April 7, 2016

WAIR / WIAR

92.5 WAIR (licensed to Atlanta, Michigan) and 94.3 WIAR (licensed to Leland, MI) were simulcasting Oldies stations circa the mid-1990s.

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Two Frogs and a Toad

A 1995 sticker from Oldies station "Froggy 94.7" in Erie, Pennsylvania.  WFGO was the only "Frog" branded station I know of that didn't carry a Country format.  94.7 FM flipped to Adult Hits WXBB "Bob FM" in 2007.



"Big Frog 104" WFRG is a Country station in Utica, New York.

"The Toad" KTDD was a Classic Country station in San Bernardino, California from 2002 until 2013.  1350 AM is now a Fox Sports Radio affiliate.

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

KORD

870 AM KORD was a Country station licensed to Pasco, Washington.  The frequency is currently home to News/Talk 870 KFLD.  The KORD call letters live on at sister-station 102.7 FM playing "Today's Continuous Country".

Monday, April 4, 2016

KGFW

1340 AM KGFW has been on the air in Kearney, Nebraska since 1927.  

Sunday, April 3, 2016

KARN

920 AM in Little Rock, Arkansas went on the air in 1928 with the call letters KARK.   At some point they changed calls to KARN and is currently branded as "The Sports Animal".

Saturday, April 2, 2016

CJRL

CJRL "89.5 The Lake" is an Adult Contemporary station licensed to Kenora, Ontario.  The station's name refers to Lake of the Woods, a 70 mile long and wide body of water that straddles the borders of Ontario, Manitoba and Minnesota.

Friday, April 1, 2016

New Hampshire Public Radio







New Hampshire Public Radio's mix of News/Talk and cultural programs is heard on more than a dozen frequencies throughout the state.  NHPR's flagship station 89.1 WEVO went on the air in 1981 and was known as "Granite State Public Radio".  The top sticker is from the mid-1990s when Classical music made up a major part of their programming.